Job Coach

Autism Center of Nebraska, Inc.
Full Time
Lincoln, NE
Up to $16 an hour
Posted EmployerActive 2 days ago
Job description

The Autism Center of Nebraska, Inc. (ACN) is growing and actively seeking highly motivated and compassionate professionals to join our team. We are currently hiring for Job Coach in our Supported Employment department. Excellent pay. Primarily day hours but some evening and weekend hours may be needed. Great for a retired teacher!

Our Job Coaches at ACN work with adults who experience autism and other developmental disabilities.

The Job Coach is expected to have:

· Good oral and written communication skills

· The ability to communicate and build relationships with employers and clients

· The ability to meet the physical requirements of the various jobs assigned

· The ability to work flexible work schedules

· Successful and stable personal work experience

· Experiences working with individuals with disabilities

· Reliable transportation with the ability to move from work site to work site

The Job Coach will be responsible for:

· Attending orientation and training with the client at the job site

· Supporting the client on the job

· Working with employers and co-workers to develop natural supports on the job

· Making sure the job is being done to the employer’s specifications

· Supporting the client with training or accommodations/modifications as needed

· Providing social skill instruction and practice

· Assisting with problem solving skills

· Evaluating and monitoring the client’s job performance

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: Up to $16.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Flexible spending account
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Work Location: Multiple Locations

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